Introductory Course

Applications for the 2019 course are now open.  See Training and Education tab.

Professional Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Training Program

Please contact the Training Committee Administrative Secretary on 03 9428 2303 or email for advice about the next intake (2020). Our next intake will be in January  2020 and applications will open in January 2019.

You will find details about the course in the Training Course Flyer.

Upcoming 2 day Group Therapy Education Program co-conducted by VAPP member

The Group – Greater than the sum of its parts:  a 2-day exploration of groups and group psychotherapy“” will be held on 26-27 October 2018.


  • why should I do group therapy – what do people want?
  • about the frame and how to hold it
  • selection of group members
  • the role of the therapist
  • how to manage difficult situations
  • how to intervene – balancing the needs of individual and group
  • co-therapy

Details of the program can be found here and an application form here.